Author: martin

This is a site showcasing some of my portfolio of past projects. It covers a wide range of different forms of sculpture focusing mainly on woodcarving, portraits and bronze casting. However I have also undertaken many other projects including creation of a Star Wars replica robot, war gaming scenery and bodycasting. If you would like to talk about a project please contact me using martin@berkeleyperennials.fsnet.co.uk
Show if Hands (Terracotta)

Show of Hands

I have long fancied trying to combine portraiture and caricature and so set myself the project of creating two sculptures of Steve Knightley and Phil Beer ( Show of Hands ) as a present for David, who introduced me to their music. It always strikes me that Steve and Phil are part of a long…

IG-88

IG-88 Droid

This copy of the iconic mercenary IG droid from Star Wars’ Empire Strikes Back was made for the Dorset Troupers, who do sterling charity work making appearances at charity events dressed as characters from the Star Wars films. In case you missed it, IG-88 appears twice in the film, for probably no more than 5…

Gregor Mendel in his Beehive

Gregor Mendel

This 2/3 size figure of Gregor Mendel was a commission. Clive Farrel wanted to create a centrepiece for the Leguminarium he was constructing in his large garden. Gregor Mendel sits in a stone beehive to celebrate his work on bee breeding in the center of a large circular garden planted entirely with members of the…